Tag: Mazda3

Mazda3 And CX-30 Updated In Australia With MX-30’s Mild-Hybrid Powertrain

Mazda has updated the CX-30 and Mazda3 in Australia with additional features, but more importantly, a new engine. The highlight is the availability of the same e-SkyActive-G powertrain as the mild-hybrid version of the MX-30. This powertrain features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder coupled to a 24-volt hybrid system with a belt-driven integrated starter generator. It produces […]

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Mazda Files Trademark For An ‘R’ Badge, Is It Planning New Performance Models?

<!––> <!––> Mazda has filed trademarks for an intriguing ‘R’ logo, prompting speculation that the badge could be used in future performance models from the carmaker. The trademark images were filed with the Japan Patent Office and discovered by the New Nissan Z forum. The logo consists of a stylized ‘R’ with blue, red, and […]

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All-New Honda Civic Is Quicker Than The Mazda3 And Toyota Corolla

Ordinary buyers of the Toyota Corolla, Honda Civic, and Mazda3 aren’t the type of people that will be racing between the lights. However, as this review from Throttle House reveals, you can have quite a bit of fun lining up the trio and seeing which is the quickest. Shortly after getting its hands on the […]

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Mazda3 Driver Hit With Police Karma After Overtaking On Emergency Lane

Karma is a cruel mistress and the driver of a Mazda3 in Israel recently learned a harsh lesson about what can happen if you illegally overtake another motorist. This dashcam footage was recently shared to Reddit and shows a Mazda3 sedan overtaking the cammer on the emergency lane of a highway. The overtake wasn’t just […]

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2021 Mazda3, CX-30 Get Updated Mild-Hybrid 2.0L Engine Known As The e-SkyActiv X

Mazda has upgraded its 2.0-liter engine, giving it more power and torque, improving the carbon dioxide emissions and fuel economy, and renaming it the e-SkyActiv X. Debuting in the 2021 Mazda3 and CX-30, it features a lower compression ratio from 16.3:1 to 15.0:1, optimized combustion control, modified pistons and intake camshaft, and updated mild-hybrid system […]

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